Zero Tolerance Makes Zero Sense

Last Monday, at the request of her principal, 12-year-old Alexa Gonzalez was arrested and marched out of her middle school in handcuffs. She spent...

Is the radical left “United in Hate”?

If you’ve ever wondered why radical leftists—who supposedly care about women’s rights—feel compelled to justify Islam’s violent oppression of women, you should read United...

The Hate Industry

This column will probably land me on the Southern Poverty Law Center

When Uncle Sam’s in Charge, No One Claims Responsibility

At first, Gene Cranick tried to control the fire behind his rural Tennessee home with a garden hose. But as the flames approached the...

We Don’t Need Lectures From The Left On “Tolerance”

It seems that a lot of Notre Dame students are offended by some Catholics’ decision to protest Barack Obama’s commencement speech on Sunday. In...

Illegals Are Not “Dying in the Street”

The latest holier-than-thou liberal trope is to claim that illegal immigrants will be “left to die” if our government doesn’t pay for their health...

The bigotry of low expectations in D.C.

Democrats’ favorite method of shutting down debate is to accuse Republicans of secretly promoting racist agendas. Opposing socialized medicine is racist, stopping illegal immigration...

Socialism, College Style

If you’re baffled by college students’ enthusiastic support for Soviet-lite economic policies, you need to watch several short videos created by members of Young...

Cookie Cutter Campus Sex Columnists

Being powerful, Margaret Thatcher once said, is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t. On college campuses, that...

Meghan McCain

Meghan McCain—whom some have called the new face of the GOP—likes to call herself a “progressive Republican.” Her Twitter page is full of updates...

Rewriting History on Abortion

Yesterday marked the opening of the Susan B. Anthony museum in Rochester, New York—and instead of celebrating, a lot of feminists are miffed. The...

Good Guys With Guns

The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. That statement, from NRA president Wayne LaPierre,...

Barbara Boxer’s Abortion Lie

“How much time should she do?” That question was posed by Newsweek columnist Anna Quindlen back in 2007. “She” is a woman who aborts a...

Eco-Oppression

A few months ago, my school deemed April 2009 “Ohio Earth Month” (because, obviously, Earth Day just isn’t enough). Ever since, I’ve been waiting...

The Truth About Hate Crimes

I’ll grant supporters of hate crimes legislation one thing: they certainly understand the tactical advantage of being hateful when accusing others of hate. This weekend,...